Stephan W. Anderson, MD

Professor, Radiology

Stephan Anderson
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion


Dr. Stephan Anderson is Section Chief of Abdominal Imaging in the Department of Radiology at the Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Anderson is a Professor of Radiology and also directs computed tomography and general radiology at Boston Medical Center. He is a board certified radiologist. Dr. Anderson completed an abdominal imaging fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Anderson has extensive experience in the imaging of thoracoabdominal malignancies. He is the author of over 65 peer-reviewed publications in the area of abdominal imaging. Dr. Anderson has written and co-authored one book and eight book chapters in abdominal imaging. He regularly lectures at a variety of national and international medical imaging meetings.

Other Positions

  • Section Chief, Body Imaging, Radiology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Member, BU-BMC Cancer Center, Boston University


  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD
  • University of Delaware, BS


  • Published on 4/3/2024

    Zhu X, Wu K, Anderson SW, Zhang X. Wearable Coaxially-Shielded Metamaterial for Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Adv Mater. 2024 Apr 03; e2313692. PMID: 38569592.

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  • Published on 9/21/2023

    Tivnan P, Kaliaev A, Anderson SW, LeBedis CA, Li B, Andreu-Arasa VC. Utilization of a two-material decomposition from a single-source, dual-energy CT in acute traumatic vertebral fractures. Front Radiol. 2023; 3:1187449. PMID: 37810756.

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  • Published on 9/18/2023

    Staziaki PV, Qureshi MM, Maybury A, Gangasani NR, LeBedis CA, Mercier GA, Anderson SW. Hematocrit and lactate trends help predict outcomes in trauma independent of CT and other clinical parameters. Front Radiol. 2023; 3:1186277. PMID: 37789953.

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  • Published on 8/2/2023

    Xu Y, Farris CW, Anderson SW, Zhang X, Brown KA. Bayesian reconstruction of magnetic resonance images using Gaussian processes. Sci Rep. 2023 Aug 02; 13(1):12527. PMID: 37532743.

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  • Published on 5/2/2023

    Li B, Hua N, Li J, Andreu-Arasa VC, LeBedis C, Anderson SW. Quantification of spinal bone marrow fat fraction using three-material decomposition technique on dual-energy CT: A phantom study. Med Phys. 2023 Jul; 50(7):4105-4111. PMID: 37129991.

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  • Published on 9/20/2022

    Hua N, Minaeva O, Lupoli N, Franz ES, Liu X, Moncaster JA, Babcock KJ, Jara H, Tripodis Y, Guermazi A, Soto JA, Anderson SW, Goldstein LE. Gadolinium Deposition in the Rat Brain Measured with Quantitative MRI versus Elemental Mass Spectrometry. Radiology. 2023 Jan; 306(1):244-251. PMID: 36125373.

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  • Published on 5/3/2022

    Abbassi M, Jain A, Shin D, Arasa CA, Li B, Anderson SW, LeBedis CA. Quantification of bone marrow edema using dual-energy CT at fracture sites in trauma. Emerg Radiol. 2022 Aug; 29(4):691-696. PMID: 35503393.

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  • Published on 12/19/2021

    Wu K, Zhao X, Bifano TG, Anderson SW, Zhang X. Auxetics-Inspired Tunable Metamaterials for Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Adv Mater. 2022 Feb; 34(6):e2109032. PMID: 34865253.

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  • Published on 9/29/2021

    Li B, Hua N, Li J, Andreu-Arasa VC, LeBedis C, Anderson SW. Fat Fraction Measurements Using a Three-Material Decomposition Dual-Energy CT Technique Accounting for Bone Minerals: Evaluation in a Bone Marrow Phantom Using MRI as Reference. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2022 03; 218(3):553-554. PMID: 34585613.

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  • Published on 7/5/2021

    Huda F, LeBedis CA, Qureshi MM, Anderson SW, Gupta A. Acute cholecystitis: diagnostic value of dual-energy CT-derived iodine map and low-keV virtual monoenergetic images. Abdom Radiol (NY). 2021 11; 46(11):5125-5133. PMID: 34223959.

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